The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 856 912 859
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -53
Permanent jobs citing Altera 15 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.033% 0.010% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £49,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Altera
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46089 51437 48699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.82% 46.55% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37620 42091 40304
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in England

Altera
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region.

Altera Salary Trend in England

Altera
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Altera across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Altera Salary Histogram in England

Altera
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 6 £55,000 -
East of England - 4 £53,250 -
South East +14 3 £46,250 +2.77%
North West +14 1 £35,000 -26.31%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Altera
UK

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera.

1 34 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 30 (88.24%) Xilinx
3 22 (64.71%) VHDL
4 19 (55.88%) Verilog
5 14 (41.18%) C
6 11 (32.35%) Electronics
6 11 (32.35%) Firmware
6 11 (32.35%) Algorithms
7 8 (23.53%) Degree
8 7 (20.59%) EMC
9 6 (17.65%) C++
9 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 6 (17.65%) Avionics
9 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
9 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (14.71%) DO-254
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
10 5 (14.71%) Cadence
10 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
10 5 (14.71%) Simulink
11 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
11 4 (11.76%) Military
11 4 (11.76%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.82%) Data Conversion
12 3 (8.82%) Line Management
12 3 (8.82%) CAD
12 3 (8.82%) Mentor Graphics
12 3 (8.82%) Subversion

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Simulink
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) GSM
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (32.35%) Electronics
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Avionics
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.76%) Military
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) FPGA Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Design Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 22 (64.71%) VHDL
3 19 (55.88%) Verilog
4 11 (32.35%) Algorithms
5 6 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
6 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.82%) Data Conversion
7 3 (8.82%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (5.88%) ASIC
8 2 (5.88%) CPLD
8 2 (5.88%) Physics
9 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
2 4 (11.76%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (8.82%) Line Management
3 3 (8.82%) CAD
3 3 (8.82%) PLM
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 2 (5.88%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) CAE
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C
2 6 (17.65%) C++
3 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.88%) VC++
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) VBA
4 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) DO-254
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.88%) DO-160
2 2 (5.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Xilinx
2 7 (20.59%) EMC
3 5 (14.71%) Cadence
4 3 (8.82%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (5.88%) QNX
5 2 (5.88%) Synopsys
6 1 (2.94%) MKS
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft